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Book Review: Reset Modernity! edited by Bruno Latour

Emerging in dialogue with a ‘thought exhibition’ held earlier in 2016, Reset Modernity!, edited by Bruno Latour, brings together […]

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    Reading List: 7 Must-Read Books about Art Ahead of the Turner Prize 2016

Reading List: 7 Must-Read Books about Art Ahead of the Turner Prize 2016

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Tonight, the evening of Monday 5 December 2016, sees the announcement […]

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    Book Review: Culture, Economy and Politics: The Case of New Labour by David Hesmondhalgh, Kate Oakley, David Lee and Melissa Nisbett

Book Review: Culture, Economy and Politics: The Case of New Labour by David Hesmondhalgh, Kate Oakley, David Lee and Melissa Nisbett

In Culture, Economy and Politics: The Case of New Labour, David Hesmondhalgh, Kate Oakley, David Lee and Melissa Nisbett […]

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    Author Interview: ‘Not Just Peanuts’ with Dr Paolo Dini and Mario Barile

Author Interview: ‘Not Just Peanuts’ with Dr Paolo Dini and Mario Barile

Charles Schulz, creator of Peanuts, once said that his life’s work was just a ‘plain old comic strip, which […]

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    Book Review: Writing for Hire: Unions, Hollywood and Madison Avenue by Catherine Fisk

Book Review: Writing for Hire: Unions, Hollywood and Madison Avenue by Catherine Fisk

What rights have writers working in film, TV and advertising in the USA historically held when it comes to ownership over […]

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    Black History Month 2016: Eslanda Robeson – Acting, Activism, Africa and LSE by Sherese R. Taylor

Black History Month 2016: Eslanda Robeson – Acting, Activism, Africa and LSE by Sherese R. Taylor

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October is Black History Month in the UK. Following her review of Paul […]

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    Book Review: Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics by Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen

Book Review: Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics by Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen

In Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics, Kazakh art historian Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen traces Soviet portrayals of Kazakhstan, […]

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    Book Review: Craft and the Creative Economy by Susan Luckman

Book Review: Craft and the Creative Economy by Susan Luckman

In Craft and the Creative Economy, Susan Luckman looks at the rise of the craft entrepreneur and the growth […]

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    National Poetry Day 2016: ‘Bearded and Rather an Oddity’ – Basil Bunting at LSE by Dan Bennett

National Poetry Day 2016: ‘Bearded and Rather an Oddity’ – Basil Bunting at LSE by Dan Bennett

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Today, Thursday 6 October, is National Poetry Day. To […]

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    Book Review: Awkward Politics: Technologies of Popfeminist Activism by Carrie Smith-Prei and Maria Stehle

Book Review: Awkward Politics: Technologies of Popfeminist Activism by Carrie Smith-Prei and Maria Stehle

How have digital tools changed and altered the goals, meanings and reception of contemporary feminist activism? In Awkward Politics: […]

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    Book Review: Remote Avant-Garde: Aboriginal Art Under Occupation by Jennifer Loureide Biddle

Book Review: Remote Avant-Garde: Aboriginal Art Under Occupation by Jennifer Loureide Biddle

In Remote Avant-Garde: Aboriginal Art Under Occupation, Jennifer Loureide Biddle focuses on the emergence of an avant-garde Indigenous aesthetics […]

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    Book Review: Create or Die: Essays on the Artistry of Dennis Hopper by Stephen Lee Naish

Book Review: Create or Die: Essays on the Artistry of Dennis Hopper by Stephen Lee Naish

While perhaps best known as a compelling screen actor with a cult following, Dennis Hopper’s influence extended into photography, music, […]

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    Book Review: Adjusted Margin: Xerography, Art and Activism in the Late Twentieth Century by Kate Eichhorn

Book Review: Adjusted Margin: Xerography, Art and Activism in the Late Twentieth Century by Kate Eichhorn

In Adjusted Margin: Xerography, Art and Activism in the Late Twentieth Century, Kate Eichhorn tells the story of how […]

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    Book Review and Author Interview: Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar Britain by J.D. Taylor

Book Review and Author Interview: Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar Britain by J.D. Taylor

What is life really like for those who inhabit the island we call the UK? Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar […]

Book Review: Culture by Terry Eagleton

In Culture, literary and cultural critic Terry Eagleton turns his attention to defining and pinpointing the role that culture […]

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This work by LSE Review of Books is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales.